"Compilation of the texts, scores, and ideas of seven American composers who use words as an integral part of their compositions"--Cover, p. 4 Topics: Cage, John, Ashley, Robert, 1930-, Atchley, K, Anderson, Laurie, 1947-, Amirkhanian, Charles,...
I was dreaming about my mother: 1942-60 -- Under false pretences: 1960-63, London -- With La Monte Young in the Theatre of Eternal Music: 1963-65 -- Journey to the end of the New York underground: 1965-66 -- A radical turn of events: 1966-68 -- Flying solo: 1968-71, New York -- Company man: 1971-73, Los Angeles -- The Island years: 1973-75, London -- In dangerous orbits: 1976-80 -- The terror of the moment: 1981-85 -- Songs in the key of collaboration: 1986-90 -- Death meets the Velvet... Topics: Cale, John, Velvet Underground (Musical group), Composers, Rock musicians, Biographies
Sometimes I wonder is the story of Hoagy Carmichael, lawyer, piano player, singer, composer, star of motion pictures, radio and television. Hoagland Howard Carmichael received his LL.D. from Indiana University in 1926, and at the same time was involved in the new music evolving in New Orleans and Chicago, the hot jazz of Louis Armstrong and Hoagy's close friend Bix Beiderbecke, to whom he devotes many pages of this book. While studying law Hoagy wrote songs, formed a series of jazz band, and... Topics: Carmichael, Hoagy, 1899-1981, Composers, Musicians
Track Listings:1 Stand by Your Man2 Anybody With the Blues3 Danse avant de tomber4 Seven Year Ache5 Quand le soleil dit bonjour aux montagnes6 To Know Him is to Love Him7 Baby You're Something8 Someone Like You9 Baby Lay Down10 One of These Days11 Sorry12 Y'a qu'elle13 Save the Last Dance for Me14 Coming Back to You Topic: Folk Pop Source: CD